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There are 5 ways to get from Thorpe Park to Polegate by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train via Staines  •  2h 53m

  1. Take the train from Staines to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Polegate

$43 - $67

Cheapest option

Bus, train via East Croydon  •  4h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Cromwell Road Bus Station 216 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to East Croydon Rail Station X26
  3. Take the train from East Croydon to Polegate

$33 - $48

3 alternative options

Train  •  3h 42m

  1. Take the train from Chertsey to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Polegate

$45 - $70

Bus, train  •  3h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Gatwick Airport London South National Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Polegate

$36 - $54

Drive  •  1h 19m

  1. Drive from Thorpe Park to Polegate 68.5 miles

$14 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Thorpe Park to Polegate is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Thorpe Park to Polegate is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 19m.

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No, there is no direct train from Thorpe Park to Polegate. However, there are services departing from Chertsey and arriving at Polegate via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 42m.

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The distance between Thorpe Park and Polegate is 52 miles. The road distance is 68.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Thorpe Park to Polegate without a car is to train which takes 2h 53m and costs £30 - £55.

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It takes approximately 2h 53m to get from Thorpe Park to Polegate, including transfers.

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Thorpe Park to Polegate train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Chertsey station.

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Thorpe Park to Polegate train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Polegate station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thorpe Park to Polegate is 69 miles. It takes approximately 1h 19m to drive from Thorpe Park to Polegate.

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There are 565+ hotels available in Polegate. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Thorpe Park to Polegate.
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  • Distance: 52.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 53m

What companies run services between Thorpe Park, Surrey, England and Polegate, England?

You can take a train from Thorpe Park to Polegate via Thorpe Park Main Entrance, Elmsleigh Bus Station, Staines, and Clapham Junction in around 2h 53m.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Staines to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Chertsey to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Clapham Junction to Polegate
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to Polegate
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from East Croydon to Polegate
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Gatwick Airport London South
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
National Express
London United
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl-buses.co.uk
Website
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Cromwell Road Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Hallmark Buses
Website
hallmarkbus.com
Bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Cromwell Road Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
hallmarkbus.com
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Cromwell Road Bus Station to East Croydon Rail Station
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London

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